Jason Rheinberg was appointed Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy Warsaw in July 2018.
He was previously Deputy Director for Eastern Europe in London between 2014 – 2017 focusing on Russia and Ukraine. He has had postings to the European Union, South Africa, and Japan as well as a variety of diplomatic posts at home many focused on international security.
Jason is married with three children and is attempting to become fluent in Polish.
Deputy Head of Mission, Poland
The Deputy Head of Mission is a senior diplomat and typically an important advisor to the Ambassador or High Commissioner. The Deputy is responsible for the daily management of an overseas Embassy or High Commission. They will represent the UK’s interests in the absence of the Ambassador as Chargé d’Affaires. A senior ranking Deputy may also take the title Minister. Smaller missions may not have a Deputy Head.